- Professor in the Department of Government
- Dartmouth College
Brendan Nyhan is a professor in the Department of Government at Dartmouth College whose research focuses on misperceptions about politics and health care. Nyhan also co-directs Bright Line Watch, a group that monitors the status of American democracy, and has been a contributor to the New York Times website The Upshot since 2014. He previously served a media critic for Columbia Journalism Review; co-edited Spinsanity, a non-partisan watchdog of political spin; and co-authored All the President's Spin, a New York Times bestseller.